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Address: Bau Town | Bau, Kuching, Malaysia

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We booked this with BExperience in Kuching and visited both the Wind & Fairy caves in one day. The Fairy caves are outstanding. We had the whole cave to ourselves and it was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 NEW

We booked this with BExperience in Kuching and visited both the Wind & Fairy caves in one day. The Fairy caves are outstanding. We had the whole cave to ourselves and it was pretty magical. It had steps (lots of) for most part but it was a bit wet and a bit sloppy. It was also HOT. Worth the trip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I have travelled many places in the world, and it takes something really exceptional to make my jaw drop as far as it did when I walked into the first chamber of the Fairy Cave. It was like a sene out of a fantasy movie, only far more breath-taking. I still cannot believe the pure, natural beauty and the awesomeness... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

What a pity! Drove all the way from Kuching to find a sign at the cave entrance saying that due to flooding the Wind cave and the Fairy cave are closed. Better call before you go there!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We were staying in kuching and decided to go on a little trip as we heard this place was nice. We took a local bus to the town nearby and enjoyed and a taxi from there to the caves. It's a big cave with quite a bit to explore and some nice views alongside a cliff.

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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Quite a nice cave. There are some steep (and dark) steps when you first entered the cave. But it is worth it. A beautiful and stunning scenery is waiting for you. Just note that please bring sport shoes and torchlight with you.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Once you are inside the cave center , only then you feel like you have achieved something. Make sure wear a good anti slip shoes and be healthy

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

It's a large, impressive cave. Can be reached by lots of stairs and climbing. Interesting chambers inside

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

The cave is 45min drive from the city. Stair to 4 floor to entrance. Couple of steeps again inside. But inside is very nice. So many natural architects. Looks like planed. Very nice. Must have torch light.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Nothing really new or fascinating. It is more for the Buddhist, I think.Or if you simply enjoy nature. We stopped by this place on our way to Serikin - where locals sell their goods at an affordable price.

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Crossfield, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We went to the Fairy Caves as part of a cycling and caving tour through Paradesa Tours. This was the BEST cave and a huge highlight of our trip as a whole. The stairs to and in the cave are not for the faint of heart, this sight must be earned, but it truly satisfies!

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